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Youth Worker Vacancies

11 July 2014 at 13:05

Up to the minute community information

7 January 2014 at 12:46

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Rooksdown Community Association AGM

18 June 2014 at 17:08

Rooksdown Community Association
Annual General Meeting
Monday 21st July 2014
Rooksdown Community Centre
All Welcome
RCA full members can vote
It is free to join the Rooksdown Community Association.   
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A340 Aldermaston Road Improvements - HCC Consultation

15 July 2014 at 17:05

 Phase One 2014 – 2015
·         A 20 mph speed limit zone with associated speed control measures in Rooksdown
·         Reconstruction and speed control measures on the Avenue from Rooksdown to Priestly Road

Phase Two 2015 – 2017
·         Install traffic light controls at the Lodge junction on the A340 Aldermaston Road
·         Increase capacity at the existing junction of Priestley road, Merton Rise with A340 and improve access from Priestly Road to Merton Rise.
·         Extend dualling of the A340 Aldermaston Road to The Lodge junction
·         Close the existing Priestly Road / Avenue junction to traffic
·         Improve pedestrian and cycle facilities

Phase Three 2015- 2017
·         Prevent general hospital traffic arriving or leaving via Rooksdown
·         Allow bus only access to and from the Hospital via Rooksdown
·         Allow all pedestrians and cyclists to move freely between the Hospital and Rooksdown
How can you let HCC know your views (consultation period 21st July – 26th September):
Email HCC at

What happens next?
Your views will be taken into consideration during the design process.
It is planned that delivery of the improvement scheme will begin in Autumn 2015

Join Rooksdown Football Club

23 May 2014 at 12:30

Community Car Wash 20th July 2014

11 July 2014 at 13:01

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